Category: COMMUNITY CHOIRS
Composer: Janika Vandervelde
Choral Arts Ensemble, Rochester 1998
R&R Chair Community Choirs
Commissioned by the Dale Warland Singers in 1992, this work uses a text by Hildegaard von Bingen, the 12th Century mystic and abbess. Accompaniment includes castanets, wood block and tabla (requiring a skilled player). A terrific, rhythmic and colorful work suitable for Christmas.